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Resetting the CIO's Role for Smart, Digital Retail

John Kenwood, VP, Capgemini [Euronext: CAP] And Charlie Li, EVP-Chief Cloud Officer, Capgemini [Euronext: CAP]

Avoid Being the Next Casualty in the Retail Apocalypse

Sahal Laher, CDO & CIO, Destination XL Group

Going Mobile to Encourage Shopper Loyalty

George Pepes, Retail Vertical Solutions Lead, Zebra Technologies [NASDAQ: ZBRA]

Engaging the New Next Gen Shopper with Cognitive Computing

Michelle Peluso, CMO, IBM Corporation And Laurence Haziot, Global Managing Director, Consumer Industries, IBM Corporation [NYSE:IBM]

Harnessing the Power of Personalization

Jean-Francois Bessiron, VP Goods International, Groupon

Harnessing the Power of Personalization

Companies seem to be good at collecting data on customers but have not quite tackled how to operationalise that data and use it for the benefit of the customers

Be Ready or be Gone - Insights for the Fast approaching Future of Retail

Brett Beveridge, Founder & President, The Retail Outsource Companies

Be Ready or be Gone - Insights for the Fast approaching Future of Retail

To say the landscape of retail is changing, is an almost absurd understatement.

Empowering Consumers in the Retail Space

Steve Rempel, CIO, Rite Aid

Many will tell you that today’s consumer is more powerful than ever, thanks to the personal mobile computers we have in our pockets, our homes and even our cars.

Commerce to Be a Game Changer for Shoppers

Don Scheibenreif, VP-Distinguished Analyst, Gartner

Commerce to Be a Game Changer for Shoppers

Commerce leaders have made online transactions efficient and customer friendly.

The Evolving Role of IT in Retail

Paul Scorza, CIO & EVP, Ahold USA

The Evolving Role of IT in Retail

The explosion of mobile technology and the need for immediate responses to customer demands has increased the reliance on technology.

Infusing Analytics into Physical Retail Stores

Brandon Schulz, Director, Retail Vertical, Luxoft [NYSE:LXFT]

Infusing Analytics into Physical Retail Stores

With the growing customer demands, players in the retail industry are leveraging advanced eCommerce platforms to enhance shopping experience.

Retail Is Detail They Say

Stuart Freer, Chief Digital Officer, MECCA Brands

Retail Is Detail They Say

The problem with this statement, is that whilst it’s important to be in the detail, know everything about your business, it’s products and services and the customer, it often leads to what I have seen; analysis paralysis.

Building A Great Team Equals Achieving Great Outcomes

Rohan Penman, Head of Technology, Adairs Retail Group

Building A Great Team Equals Achieving Great Outcomes

There is often nothing more time consuming than constantly ‘on-boarding’ other people’s team members on a project.

Mobisoft: Streamlining B2B E-Commerce at Fingertips

Matan Holander, VP Business Development

Mobisoft: Streamlining B2B E-Commerce at Fingertips

Business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce has evolved at multiple levels. Evidently, understanding the unique purchasing preferences of the modern day buyers have become increasingly critical to the long-term growth of B2B merchants.

Ecommerce Evolution: How Will Blockchain Fill Existing Gaps in the Ecommerce Industry?

Yvonne Lim, Senior Director, Razer Inc.

Ecommerce Evolution: How Will Blockchain Fill Existing Gaps in the Ecommerce Industry?

It is hard to have a conversation about technology nowadays without talking about blockchain or some sort of distributed ledger technology (DLT).

Retail Success Requires Boosting Operational Efficiency

Nick East, CEO, Zynstra

To deploy at scale, management and operational processes need to be automated to reduce cost and risk.

Securing the Future of Retail Management

Joe Bobko, Vice President of Transportation, Boxed

Securing the Future of Retail Management

Fortunately, we are in a stage where robotics and automation, irrespective of industries, are more a help in complementing the existing labor.

E-commerce Innovation in the Cloud

Ferhat Hatay, Senior Manager of Strategy and Innovation, Fujitsu And Victoria Livschitz, Founder & CTO, Grid Dynamics

E-commerce Innovation in the Cloud

Moving e-commerce operations to the cloud offers a host of business benefits for retailers.

Journey from Intelligent Automation (IA) to Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Sanjay Choubey, VP-IT, Briggs & Stratton

Journey from Intelligent Automation (IA) to Artificial Intelligence (AI)

A leaders in business or IT, automation has always been understood as an approach to manage cost and increase operational efficiency.

The New Breed Customer-centric CIO

Sheldon Monteiro, SVP and CTO, Sapient [NASDAQ: SAPE]

The New Breed Customer-centric CIO

IT alone has the perspective and reach to bring its knowledge of enterprise processes and systems to digital business transformation.

Data Driven Automated Approach to Market Promotional Sales

Sudhir Vallamkondu, VP, iCrossing

Data Driven Automated Approach to Market Promotional Sales

Stores that have retail locations (Grocery, Home Improvement, Department stores etc.) have recurring promotional sales.